The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 119 130 135
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 20 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.47% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 1
Average salary £55,000 £82,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
GAP Analysis
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1798 1914 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.43% 77.05% 74.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1327 1305
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Reading

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 8 (27.59%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.69%) Juniper
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Statistics
3 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
3 6 (20.69%) F5
4 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (17.24%) Information Security
4 5 (17.24%) Data Management
4 5 (17.24%) SAP BW
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) MS Office
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) ABAP
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
6 3 (10.34%) Retail
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) LTE
3 1 (3.45%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (17.24%) SAP BW
2 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Spanish Language
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
1 8 (27.59%) SAP Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Team Leader
3 5 (17.24%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) SAP BW Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Junior
4 4 (13.79%) Junior Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) ABAP Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Project Director
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Database Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Data Management
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Use Case
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) RUP
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Market Research
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) User Stories
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) ABAP
2 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) AAT
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) SAP
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) Juniper
2 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
2 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
2 6 (20.69%) F5
3 2 (6.90%) CODA